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Mary Pemberton, Associated Press Writer
12/31/09
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – An Alaska Native village joined in a lawsuit filed Dec. 22 that aims to protect some of the Tongass National Forest’s remaining stands of old growth trees...
Dirk Lammers, Associated Press Writer
12/31/09
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – South Dakota is applying for a federal grant to help it build a residential school designed to improve academic achievement among American Indian students...
Elliot Spagat, Associated Press Writer
12/31/09
LAKESIDE, Calif. – A man who was fired from his job at the Barona Resort and Casino last month burst into the tribal gaming commission’s security office with a gun Dec...
Rob Capriccioso
12/31/09
WASHINGTON – A new report, released in December by the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Statistics , found that the number of inmates locked up in Indian country jails dec...
Rob Capriccioso
12/31/09
WASHINGTON – Jodie Gillette, a Standing Rock Sioux deputy associate director of the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, offered an update in mid-December on the Obama ...
Rob Capriccioso
12/31/09
WASHINGTON – One hundred transit projects in tribal communities are set to share $32 million in “Public Transportation on Indian Reservations” funding from the U.S...
Rob Capriccioso
12/31/09
WASHINGTON – Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced Dec...
Letter to the Editor
12/31/09
I ndigenous communities throughout the world are looking for greater political and cultural autonomy within their surrounding nation-states...
Letter to the Editor
12/31/09
O n Dec. 4 an action was taken against Crow Creek tribal land near my district that shook the absolute foundations of Indian law all the way back to the 1800s...
Marty Two Bulls Sr.
12/31/09
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12/31/09
Fuel trucks were slowly delivering small amounts of propane Wednesday to homes of low-income families on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, even though the Oglala Sioux Tribe has a...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/31/09
WASHINGTON – It started in April when the National Indian Gaming Association passed a resolution calling for the immediate resignation of National Indian Gaming Commission Chairman...
12/30/09
The Muscogee (Creek) National Council struck down a measure Tuesday that would have allowed the tribe's principal chief to sign a tobacco compact with the state...
12/30/09
Samantha "Sam" Azure grew up on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation in Montana...
12/30/09
Lloyd Wilcox hauled groceries home on a sled Tuesday to a house without heat, days after a severe winter storm paralyzed the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and left an estimated 800...
12/30/09
Arenac County government has received well over $200,000 in two-percent class three gaming revenue funds from the Saginaw-Chippewa Indian Tribe, but the $50,000 (out of roughly $81...
12/30/09
Geologists say they've found more than 350 ancient granite basins used by California's Miwok tribe to produce salt for trade...
12/30/09
December 29 marks the anniversary of the Battle of Wounded Knee. This 1890 conflict is what many people call the last battle of the Indian wars in the United States...
12/30/09
She needs to call 911. She needs police to arrest the drunken boyfriend who assaulted her...
Gale Courey Toensing
12/30/09
WASHINGTON – Here’s a first for Indian country: The first person who will be officially counted in the 2010 Census will be an Alaska Native from the village of Noorvik. And Dr...

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